Thursday, June 16, 2011
WYNTER GORDON'S 'DON'T STOP ME' LEAKS
A new track by Wynter Gordon has hit the net on Wednesday (June 16th, 2011). “Don’t Stop Me” is slotted for inclusion on the singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album, “With the Music I Die,” which is due in Australia on June 17th via Big Beat / Atlantic Records. The track was produced by Warren “Oak” Felder, who previously teamed up with the artist on the Sterling Simms- assisted “Insomnia.”
Other musicians backing the “Dirty Talk” singer on the project are Dernst “D’Mile” Emile (Jennifer Lopez, Toni Braxton), Makeba Riddick (Beyonce Knowles, Jessica Simpson), Free School: Jean Baptiste & Mike McHenry (Chris Brown, Cheryl Cole), Miriam & Olivia Nervo (Kylie Minogue, Miley Cyrus), Nicole Morier (Pixie Lott, Britney Spears) and Mike Caren (Amerie, Faith Evans).
Posted at 10:29 am by mokhal
MELANIE FIONA TEAMS UP WITH RODNEY "DARKCHILD" JERKINS ON 'THE MF LIFE'
Melanie Fiona has teamed up with Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins on new material for her upcoming sophomore album, “The MF Life.” The super producer’s latest works include “He About to Lose Me” by Britney Spears [Jive Records], “Just Can’t Get Enough” by The Black Eyed Peas [Interscope Records] and “Take Ova” & “Perfect Nightmare” by Shontelle [SRC / Universal Motown Records].
Other contributors on the follow-up to “The Bridge” are Salaam Remi (Amy Winehouse, Leona Lewis), Andrea Martin (Jordin Sparks, Alexandra Burke), Jack Splash (Livvi Franc, Alicia Keys), Johnta Austin (Whitney Houston, Toni Braxton), Ernest “No I.D.” Wilson (Janet Jackson, Estelle Swaray), Priscilla Renea (Mary J. Blige, Cheryl Cole), John Legend (Chrisette Michele, Keri Hilson) and Reginald “Syience” Perry (Beyonce Knowles, Marsha Ambrosius).
Posted at 10:28 am by mokhal
BILLY STEINBERG, JOSH ALEXANDER GRACE NEW ALBUM BY SELENA GOMEZ & THE SCENE
“That’s More Like It” is slotted for inclusion on Selena Gomez & The Scene’s upcoming album, “When the Sun Goes Down,” which is due on June 28th via Hollywood Records. The track was helmed by Katy Perry-penned track was helmed by Billy Steinberg & Josh Alexander, who are also responsible for “Too Little, Too Late” by Jojo [Blackground Records], “Over It” by Katharine McPhee [RCA Records] and “Perfection” by Leona Lewis [Syco Music / J Records].
The follow-up to “A Year Without Rain” is confirmed to boast additional productions and songwriting contributions from Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, Robin Thicke), Meleni Smith (Alicia Keys, Natasha Bedingfield), Emanuel Kiriakou (Celine Dion, Whitney Houston), Priscilla Renea (Melanie Fiona, Cheryl Cole), Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg (Britney Spears, Avril Lavigne), Bonnie McKee (Livvi Franc, Kelly Clarkson), Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Kelis, Christina Aguilera), Nicole Morier (Pixie Lott, Wynter Gordon), Greg Kurstin (Lily Allen, Kylie Minogue), Espionage: Amund Bjorklund & Espen Lind (Alexis Jordan, Miranda Cosgrove) and Sandy “Sandy Vee” Wilhelm (Taio Cruz, David Guetta).
Posted at 10:27 am by mokhal
SOUNDGIRL COVERS 'PRICE TAG' BY JESSIE J
British trio SoundGirl are out with their rendition of “Price Tag” by Jessie J, so make sure you check it out! Taken from the British singer/songwriter’s debut album on Lava / Universal Republic Records, “Who You Are,” the track was co-written by Claude Kelly (Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera) and produced by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Katy Perry, Avril Lavigne).
[Watch] SoundGirl - Price Tag
Posted at 10:25 am by mokhal
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
BEYONCE KNOWLES UNVEILS OFFICIAL COVER ART FOR '4: DELUXE EDITION'
Beyonce Knowles has unveiled the official cover art for the deluxe edition of her upcoming album, "4," which is due on June 28th via Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records. The set boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Christopher "Tricky" Stewart (Kelly Rowland, Nicole Scherzinger), Terius "The Dream" Nash (Britney Spears, Christina Milian), Ryan "Alias" Tedder (Natasha Bedingfield, Leona Lewis), Diane Warren (Joss Stone, Whitney Houston), Robert Shea Taylor (Wynter Gordon, Chris Brown), Esther Dean (Rihanna, Keyshia Cole), Jeff Bhasker (Alicia Keys, Natalia Kills), Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds (Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey), Brian Kennedy (Charice, Jesse McCartney), Sean "The Pen" Garrett (Mary J. Blige, Estelle Swaray), Kanye West (John Legend, Syleena Johnson) and Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Livvi Franc, Meleni Smith).
Posted at 12:08 pm by mokhal
NEW TRACK BY KELLY ROWLAND HITS THE NET
A new track by Kelly Rowland has hit the net on Tuesday (June 14th, 2011). “Lay It On Me,” featuring Big Sean, is slotted for inclusion on the R&B artist’s upcoming 3rd album, “Here I Am,” which is due on July 26th via Universal / Motown Records. The track was co-written by Esther Dean (Rihanna, Nicole Scherzinger) and produced by Chauncey “Hit Boy” Hollis (Brandy, Christina Aguilera).
Posted at 09:43 am by mokhal
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
MARSHA AMBROSIUS PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'LATE NIGHTS & EARLY MORNINGS'
Marsha Ambrosius is out with the video for her new single "Late Nights & Early Mornings," taken from the British singer/songwriter's debut album on J Records, "Late Nights & Early Mornings." The track was produced by Rich Harrison, who's also known for helming "Makes Me Wanna Pray" by Christina Aguilera [RCA Records], "Take This Ring" by Toni Braxton [Blackground Records] and "Wind You Up" by Christina Milian [Island / Def Jam Recordings].
[Watch] Marsha Ambrosius - Late Nights & Early Mornings
Posted at 10:56 am by mokhal
JASON DERULO ENLISTS ANDRE MERRITT FOR 'FUTURE HISTORY'
Jason Derulo has enlisted the songwriting services of Andre Merritt for his upcoming sophomore album on Beluga Heights / Warner Bros. Records, “Future History”. The hitmaker previously penned tracks such as “She Ain’t Got …” by LeToya Luckett [Capitol Records], “Forever” by Chris Brown [Jive Records], “Should’ve Been Simple” by Marie Digby [Hollywood Records] and “Forever and a Day” by Kelly Rowland [Universal / Motown Records].
Posted at 10:47 am by mokhal
LEDISI DEBUTS VIDEO FOR 'PIECES OF ME'
Ledisi is out with the video for her new single “Pieces of Me,” taken from the singer/songwriter’s latest album on Verve Forecast Records, “Pieces of Me.” The track was co-written by Claude Kelly (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston) and produced by Chuck Harmony (Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia Barrino). The follow-up to “Turn Me Loose” boasts additional productions and songwriting contributions from Salaam Remi (Leona Lewis, Amy Winehouse), John Legend (Keri Hilson, Estelle Swaray), Mike City (Sunshine Anderson, Faith Evans) and Carvin Haggins & Ivan Barias (Elisabeth Withers, Jazmine Sullivan).
[Watch] Ledisi - Pieces of Me
Posted at 10:39 am by mokhal
THE FLOACIST PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'KEEP IT GOING,' FEATURING RAHEEM DEVAUGHN
The Floacist is out with the video for her new single, “Keep It Going,” featuring Raheem DeVaughn, taken from the British singer/songwriter’s debut album on Shanachie Records, “Floetic Soul.” The track was helmed by Natalie “The Floacist” Stewart, Raheem DeVaughn, Teddy Douglas & Nolan Weekes.
[Watch] The Floacist - Keep It Going (featuring Raheem DeVaughn)
Posted at 10:30 am by mokhal
BB Pincode: 25E267B6
Sister Blog - Easy Target: http://easytarget.blogdrive.com
MONICA MANIA INTERVIEWS
Andrew "Pop" Wansel
Aria Crescendo of Paradiso Girls
Brit & Alex
Carsten "Soulshock" Schack
Celena Cherry [of The Honeyz]
Charmayne "Maxee" Maxwell [of Brownstone]
Cleo Higgins [of Cleopatra]
Cristyle "The Ink" Johnson
Darren Lewis of Future Cut
Edwin "Lil' Eddie" Serrano
Evan "Kidd" Bogart
Jonas "Jay Jay" Jeberg
Jonathan "J.R." Rotem
Karen Poole # 2
Maria Hamer Jensen
Meleni Smith (2)
Michelle Bell of Lynn & Wade LLP
Patrick "J.Que" Smith
Peach Candy: Rasheeda & Kandi Burruss
Reginald "Syience" Perry
The Writing Camp
Tynisha Keli (2)
Victoria "Lady V" Horn
*Musicians' Galore - Sister Blog*
Bronx River Parkway
Cigna Sight And Sound
J's Random Corner
Music, Gossip, & More
Pop Music Kingdom
R&B Music Blog
Rory And Summer Show
Singers Room Blog
Str8 Outta NYC
The Next 2 Shine
That Grape Juice
The Gospel Fill-Up